Simeone: Koke key to unlocking Bayer defence

Koke-less Atletico lost 1-0 to Bayer in Germany in February, but the 15-time Spain international is fit again - having appeared in La Liga three times since overcoming a hamstring injury.

The 23-year-old has scored Atletico's only goal in their past four outings in all competitions, with the Spanish champions' title defence waning - they are nine points adrift of leaders Barcelona.

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